Wendell Burnette Architects like designed the Dialogue Home advance Phoenix, Arizona.
Description from the architects:
Two volumes of sunshine – one warm and one icy – one projected to the tall horizon and one towards the canopy of the barren keep sky. Inspired by John Van Dyke’s ruminations on the phenomena of barren keep light namely “colored air” and “mirrored light” in his 1907 e-book titled The Barren region – Additional Studies in Natural Appearances. The 2200sf Dialogue Home is a gestalt instrument for touching the tubby fluctuate and specificity of this light, this “keep” – day and night, season to season and year to year.
On the inferior of Echo Mountain (amidst an eclectic jumble of 1950’s-60’s ranch bungalows) the key residing quantity is elevated above work, visitor, and the auto, furthest from the avenue on a lateral pinwheel brace of charcoal masonry partitions that stretch cardinally taking pictures the positioning. This properly-shaded quantity is projected south towards the South Mountain and Sierra Estrella Mountain ranges a long way across the Phoenix basin and the downtown skyline.
Architect: Wendell Burnette Architects
Photography: Bill Timmerman